The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables. Our selection is ever changing. Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table. Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk. We will provide a donation receipt upon request.
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.
Family Game Night: Second Thursday at 6:00 to 8:00
Bring your family or group of friends, and enjoy a variety of games at the library. We have Chess, Apples to Apples, Cribbage, Monopoly, and many more, If you have a favorite board game, please bring and share with us.
Saturday Story Hour: 10:30 a.m.
Weekly Story time takes place during the school year. Stories and crafts are provided to preschoolers and their caregivers by volunteers. During school vacations and in the event that Union 69 schools are canceled or delayed, this program will be canceled.
Mildred Stevens Williams
2916 Sennebec Road
Appleton, ME 04862
April 20, 2017 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Book Discussion on: Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants.
Tue: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
& 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings. Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue.
Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift. Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.
Gifts to the Library
The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.
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Saturday, April 8, 2017 10:30 am Deb Vendetti—Local Artist Reception and Hands-on Demonstration for All Ages. Join us for an informal reception (parents are encouraged to bring children ages 7 and up) given by Deb Vendetti regarding her graphite and eraser drawings currently on display. Ms. Vendetti will demonstrate and discuss materials used and her approach to mark making. She will be available for questions and conversation. Tea and coffee will be available.